Introduction to Computers Using Microsoft Windows 10
9:00am - 4:30pm
Welcome to Introduction to Personal Computers Using Microsoft® Windows® 10. Whether you’re new to computers or have used them in the past, this class will help you become more comfortable using a personal computer (PC) and, more specifically, the Windows 10 interface. This course will help you to define what a PC is, and familiarize you with the Windows 10 user interface and its basic capabilities. In this course, you will explore Windows 10 and learn how to create documents, send email, browse the Internet, and share information between applications and with other users.
AUDIENCE AND PREREQUISITES
This course is intended for computer users who want to use the basic tools and features of Windows 10. Previous exposure to personal computers, desktop applications, and the Internet is needed. This course is intended for computer users who want to use the basic tools and features of Windows 10. Previous exposure to personal computers, desktop applications, and the Internet is needed.
*Course cost listed does not include the cost of courseware: $ 24.50. This course is subject to minimum enrollment. This course may run as a live distance learning class if minimum enrollment is not met.
Course Objectives: Access Windows 10. Use Windows apps and desktop applications to complete day-to-day tasks, including installing new apps and multitasking with multiple programs. Work with files and folders by using File Explorer and OneDrive. Use Cortana as your virtual personal assistant and use Edge for web browsing. Customize the Windows 10 environment. Use Windows 10 security features to create more secure passwords and protect your device against common attacks.Lesson 1: Accessing Windows 10 Topic A: Use Desktop Applications Topic B: Use Windows Universal Apps Topic C: Multitask with Open Apps Topic D: Install Apps from Windows StoreLesson 3: Working with Files and Folders Topic A: Manage Files and Folders with File Explorer Topic B: Store and Share Files with OneDriveLesson 4: Using Cortana and Edge Topic A: Get to Know Cortana Topic B: Use Cortana as a Personal Assistant Topic C: Browse the Web with EdgeLesson 5: Customizing the Windows 10 Environment Topic A: Customize the Start Menu Topic B: Customize the Desktop and Lock ScreenLesson 6: Installing and Removing Devices Topic A: Manage Printers Topic B: Manage Peripheral DevicesLesson 7: Using Windows 10 Security Features Topic A: Manage Passwords and Privacy Levels Topic B: Use Windows Defender